A one-day conference
Live Virtual Event
Date: 1st September 2021
This conference aims to provide delegates with the most up to date information on Data Privacy and what to expect over the next 12/18 months. It will look at what the future of international transfers looks like, the new Standard Contractual Clauses, Impact of breaches, with Case Studies and how working from home has opened up new challenges for protecting people’s data.
The Data Privacy Conference is a unique live virtual event from our own custom-built CMG Studios. Initial feedback has been overwhelmingly positive, with attendees praising the additional interactive elements, as well as increased Q&A opportunities throughout the day, giving you more opportunity to gain real practical insights on the key issues that are important to you.
This conference will be of interest to all businesses in Ireland (large and small) such as, government departments, corporate consultants, retailers, banks, technology companies, healthcare organisations, marketing firms, legal firms, consultants, advisers, Data protection officers, local authorities, semi-state agencies and universities to name just a few.
Full Day Programme
|Conference Chairperson & Opening Remarks|
|The Present and Future of International Data Transfers
Speaker: Patricia McGovern, Head of Intellectual Property and Business Departments, DFMG Solicitors
|Assessing the Impact of Data Breaches in Your Organisation
Speaker: Alison Stenson, Associate, Mason Hayes and Curran Solicitors
|CASE STUDY- SARs – Verifications of Identity Especially in Light of the DPC Decision Against Groupon in 2020
Speaker: Rossa McMahon, PG McMahon Solicitors
|New standard Contractual Clauses (SCC) – Key changes
Speaker: Adam Finlay, Partner, McCann Fitzgerald
|Law Enforcement Directive (LED) and Public Sector Data Sharing
Speaker: Sean O Donnell, Litigation & Dispute Resolution Team, Byrne Wallace
|The Rise and Fall of the One Stop Shop
Speaker: TJ McIntyre, Lecturer, UCD, Chair, Civil Liberties Group, Digital Rights Ireland and consultant
|GDPR in the time of a Global Pandemic
Speaker: Hugh Jones, EMEA Data Protection Manager, 3M
|Records Management and GDPR Compliance
Patricia McGovern SC
Head of Intellectual Property and Business Departments, DFMG Solicitors
Patricia McGovern is the Chairman and Head of the Intellectual Property Department at DFMG Solicitors in Dublin, Ireland. She is a Solicitor, Irish Trade Mark Agent and a European Trade Mark and Design AttorneyRead more
She has practised in almost all areas of intellectual property law. She is regarded as one of the leading intellectual property lawyers in Ireland and has consistently been highly recommended by organisations such as “The Legal 500”.
She has considerable experience in advising on brand strategies, protection strategies for patents, trade marks, designs and copyright, the prosecution to registration of trade marks and designs, the exploitation of intellectual property rights including licence arrangements, and on contentious matters to include trade mark, copyright and design infringement actions, passing off actions, anti-counterfeiting actions, actions for invalidity of patents and for declarations of non-infringement.
She also advises on data protection and the competition aspects of intellectual property. She has extensive experience in dealing with issues affecting e-commerce and the internet, all aspects of technology agreements, all types of media contracts and the intellectual property aspects of employment. Her practice also encompasses advising on advertising and sales promotions and on defamation.
PG McMahon Solicitors
Rossa primarily practices in litigation and dispute resolution. He advises both personal and business/non-profit clients in relation to disputes and compliance matters.
He also advises members of regulated professions and in particularly acts for a number of professionals under their disciplinary codes. Rossa has advised a number of credit unions in relation to contractual relationships with IT suppliers, data protection and online banking services.
Rossa holds a first class honours masters (LLM) from University College Cork and was awarded a scholarship for his research on the emerging field of online dispute resolution. He trained as a solicitor with Mason Hayes & Curran and subsequently worked in the IP & Technology team of A&L Goodbody. While there, he advised multi-nationals, large Irish businesses and State agencies on intellectual property issues, IT contracts and data protection. He joined PG McMahon in 2009 and is the son of our founder, Garry McMahon.
Partner, McCann Fitzgerald
Adam advises on a wide range of information technology, intellectual property, data protection, cyber security, confidentiality and freedom of information issues.Read more
He is especially expert on the protection and commercialisation of intellectual property. His work in this area includes including drafting and negotiating assignment, licensing, collaboration, technology transfer, franchising, distribution, agency, sponsorship and naming rights agreements and advising on brand protection strategy, advertising and product placement. He is also a registered trade mark agent.
On the technology side, Adam drafts and negotiates software licences, services agreements and outsourcing agreements and advises on the legal issues attached to transacting online and dealing with consumers.
In the area of rights and obligations in relation to information, he regularly advises clients in the public and private sectors on data protection, cyber security, freedom of information, access to information on the environment, open data and confidentiality matters.
Associate, Mason Hayes and Curran Solicitors
Alison is an associate in Mason Hayes & Curran’s Privacy and Data Security team.Read more
Alison has experience advising and defending leading technology companies on their data protection and data security practices. Alison has particular experience acting for businesses under investigation by European data protection authorities.
EMEA Data Protection Manager, 3M
Hugh Jones is a specialised provider of Data Protection training and assessment services.Read more
Hugh offers both general and bespoke training to organisations in the areas of data management and regulatory compliance.
Hugh is an experienced project manager, and works with a number of sporting, not-for-profit and membership administration organisations to help them resolve their fund-raising and regulatory challenges.
As a certified practitioner, Hugh also supports organisations striving to achieve and maintain compliance with Irish and European Data Protection legislation. He facilitates projects to design and deploy appropriate data management policies and procedures in relation to data privacy, data quality and records retention, and conducts regular on-site assessments and process evaluations on behalf of his clients.
Dr TJ McIntyre
Lecturer, UCD, Chair, Civil Liberties Group, Digital Rights Ireland and consultant
Dr TJ McIntyre is a Lecturer in Law in the Sutherland School of Law, University College Dublin, the chair of civil liberties group Digital Rights Ireland and a consultant solicitor with FP Logue Solicitors where he specialises in privacy and data protection issues.Read more
His research looks at information technology law, crime, and civil liberties, with a particular focus on fundamental rights in the online environment. He is a leading commentator on technology law in the national and international media.
There will be CPD certificates awarded to attendees at this conference. Please check directly with your association or awarding body to see how many points they will award
THIS IS A FULLY VIRTUAL EVENT
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Early Bird Rate – €435+vat per person
Normal Rate @ €535 + VAT.
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CMG Events Conference Discount
- 10% discount for the third delegate booked or subsequent bookings thereafter from the same company.
You will receive the speakers PowerPoint presentations within 24 hours after the event.